CHAD WACKERMAN - From Zappa to James Taylor to Barbra Streisand
Chad was born March 25th, 1960 in Long Beach, California. He is a member of a very musical family with a father and two brothers who play drums and are multi-instrumentalists.
Chad is an extremely skilled jazz and rock drummer. He worked for seven years with Frank Zappa, with whom he toured with and recorded 26 albums. He has also recorded 6 albums and toured with guitar legend Allan Holdsworth. Some popular names that he has worked with are Barbra Streisand, Steve Vai, Andy Summers, and Dweezil Zappa. Chad has also toured with James Taylor, The World Drummers Ensemble and most recently toured with ex Zappa drummer Terry Bozzio. Chad has written music for the T.V. show “The Dennis Miller Show” as well as others.
DC LESSONS & SHOWS
Punk Rock Blowout
23 May - Thursday - 6 pm PST
Dave Raun of Lagwagon, Anthony Tiny Biuso of T.S.O.L. (true sounds of liberty) and Jordan Burns of Strung Out will jam in the DC Studios.
Lesson with Cobus Potgieter
24 May - Friday - 12 pm PST
Weekly lesson with Cobus Potgieter.
Gregg Bissonette Drum School
27 May - Monday
This lesson is on “vocabulary” – Rhythm and Blues.
28 May - Tuesday
Curt gives you a lesson on how to play with a bass player.
29 May - Wednesday
*SECRETS FROM THE PROS*
Chad will show you how to play one hand one stick.
30 May - Thursday - 6 pm PST
Chris Mora of Black Veil Brides will be in the DC Studios for an interview and jam.
DC LIVE SHOWS & LIVE LESSONS
SECRETS FROM THE PROS
PLUS DC FEEDBACK!